The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 454 502 522
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +20
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 146 68 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.13% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 0.75% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 54 16
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9602 9127 8202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.58% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5769 5480 4671
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 304 406
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 140 £425 - 74
London +56 97 £425 -5.55% 45
Hertfordshire - 17 £400 - 1
East of England - 17 £400 - 1
City of London +21 13 £575 +29.87% 14
South West +7 13 £540 +80.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City - 12 £378 -
Somerset - 8 £543 -
North West -19 4 £413 +3.12% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £350 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £388 - 2
Bristol 0 2 £490 +63.33% 2
South East -31 2 - - 17
Chester +7 1 £413 +3.12%
Cheshire -5 1 £413 +3.12% 1
Berkshire - 1 - - 7
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Staines - - - -
Street - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Reading - - - - 3
Sheffield - - - - 1
Slough - - - - 1
Evesham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 137 (53.52%) Java
2 118 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (37.11%) Linux
3 95 (37.11%) NoSQL
4 90 (35.16%) MongoDB
5 83 (32.42%) TDD
6 75 (29.30%) DevOps
7 74 (28.91%) JavaScript
8 71 (27.73%) Hadoop
9 70 (27.34%) Puppet
10 65 (25.39%) HTML
11 61 (23.83%) Python
12 60 (23.44%) Big Data
13 58 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
14 54 (21.09%) Web Services
15 53 (20.70%) CSS
16 52 (20.31%) AngularJS
16 52 (20.31%) Git (software)
17 51 (19.92%) Ansible
18 49 (19.14%) UNIX
19 48 (18.75%) Redis
20 47 (18.36%) BDD
21 46 (17.97%) Jenkins
22 45 (17.58%) Apache Solr
23 44 (17.19%) REST
23 44 (17.19%) Spring
24 41 (16.02%) Scrum
24 41 (16.02%) Open Source
25 40 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
26 39 (15.23%) jQuery

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (17.58%) Apache Solr
2 35 (13.67%) Apache
3 29 (11.33%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.59%) Node.js
5 20 (7.81%) nginx
6 8 (3.13%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.13%) Drupal
7 7 (2.73%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.73%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.34%) CMS
8 6 (2.34%) JBoss
9 3 (1.17%) IIS
9 3 (1.17%) Mule
9 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.17%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Escenic
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.39%) MS Office
1 1 (0.39%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.47%) GitHub
3 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.56%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.17%) IaaS
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.17%) PaaS
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.78%) SaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Heroku
9 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.13%) HTTP
2 7 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.56%) DNS
4 3 (1.17%) SMTP
4 3 (1.17%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.17%) Internet
5 2 (0.78%) MRTG
5 2 (0.78%) SSH
5 2 (0.78%) OSPF
5 2 (0.78%) BGP
5 2 (0.78%) SSL
5 2 (0.78%) VPN
5 2 (0.78%) SNA
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (37.11%) NoSQL
2 90 (35.16%) MongoDB
3 71 (27.73%) Hadoop
4 60 (23.44%) Big Data
5 48 (18.75%) Redis
6 40 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 38 (14.84%) MySQL
8 36 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (13.28%) Couchbase
10 29 (11.33%) CouchDB
11 15 (5.86%) Riak
12 14 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (5.08%) OLTP
13 13 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (3.91%) Triplestore
14 10 (3.91%) SQL Server
15 8 (3.13%) MarkLogic
16 7 (2.73%) RDBMS
16 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (2.73%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 52 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 46 (17.97%) Jenkins
3 32 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 18 (7.03%) WebDriver
5 13 (5.08%) Hudson
6 12 (4.69%) Jasmine
7 11 (4.30%) Mocha
8 9 (3.52%) JUnit
8 9 (3.52%) Subversion
8 9 (3.52%) JIRA
9 8 (3.13%) Maven
10 7 (2.73%) TestNG
10 7 (2.73%) Mockito
11 6 (2.34%) Liquibase
11 6 (2.34%) NUnit
12 5 (1.95%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.56%) Selenium
13 4 (1.56%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.17%) NeoLoad
15 2 (0.78%) RSpec
General
1 18 (7.03%) Finance
2 16 (6.25%) Marketing
3 15 (5.86%) Games
4 14 (5.47%) Advertising
5 10 (3.91%) Banking
5 10 (3.91%) Retail
6 6 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (50.00%) Developer
2 51 (19.92%) Java Developer
3 43 (16.80%) Architect
4 29 (11.33%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (7.03%) Java Architect
7 17 (6.64%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.30%) DevOps Architect
9 10 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.73%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (2.73%) Lead Architect
11 7 (2.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.73%) Scala Developer
12 6 (2.34%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (2.34%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.34%) PHP Developer
12 6 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (2.34%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (25.39%) HTML
2 54 (21.09%) Web Services
3 53 (20.70%) CSS
4 52 (20.31%) AngularJS
5 44 (17.19%) REST
5 44 (17.19%) Spring
6 39 (15.23%) jQuery
7 38 (14.84%) HTML5
8 35 (13.67%) J2EE
8 35 (13.67%) RESTful
9 32 (12.50%) Lucene
10 30 (11.72%) .NET
11 27 (10.55%) JSON
12 24 (9.38%) CSS3
13 19 (7.42%) LAMP
13 19 (7.42%) Backbone.js
14 17 (6.64%) LESS
14 17 (6.64%) Sass
15 16 (6.25%) XML
15 16 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.02%) Open Source
2 17 (6.64%) User Experience
3 14 (5.47%) Data Integration
4 13 (5.08%) Online Games
5 10 (3.91%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.73%) Grid Computing
8 6 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.56%) Clustering
9 4 (1.56%) W3C
9 4 (1.56%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.17%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.78%) Social Network
11 2 (0.78%) Replication
11 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 95 (37.11%) Linux
2 49 (19.14%) UNIX
3 19 (7.42%) CentOS
4 14 (5.47%) Debian
5 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.95%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.56%) Android
7 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.78%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.39%) Windows
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (32.42%) TDD
3 75 (29.30%) DevOps
4 58 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (18.36%) BDD
6 41 (16.02%) Scrum
7 35 (13.67%) OO
8 27 (10.55%) Data Modelling
9 26 (10.16%) Analytics
10 25 (9.77%) MVC
11 20 (7.81%) SOA
11 20 (7.81%) Software Engineering
12 18 (7.03%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.64%) Configuration Management
14 14 (5.47%) OOP
14 14 (5.47%) ETL
15 13 (5.08%) Mentoring
16 11 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (3.91%) Functional Programming
18 9 (3.52%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 137 (53.52%) Java
2 74 (28.91%) JavaScript
3 61 (23.83%) Python
4 38 (14.84%) Ruby
4 38 (14.84%) SQL
5 35 (13.67%) PHP
6 30 (11.72%) C#
7 29 (11.33%) Bash Shell
8 26 (10.16%) Scala
9 24 (9.38%) Perl
10 19 (7.42%) PL/SQL
10 19 (7.42%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.91%) SPARQL
12 6 (2.34%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.56%) Golang
14 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.17%) PHP5
15 2 (0.78%) Clojure
15 2 (0.78%) VBA
15 2 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (10.16%) Degree
2 11 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.59%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.08%) Varnish
2 9 (3.52%) Docker
3 5 (1.95%) vCloud
3 5 (1.95%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.17%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) Gluster
5 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 70 (27.34%) Puppet
2 51 (19.92%) Ansible
3 35 (13.67%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (8.20%) Nagios
4 21 (8.20%) ZABBIX
4 21 (8.20%) logstash
5 20 (7.81%) Vagrant
6 19 (7.42%) Salt
7 17 (6.64%) Kibana
8 13 (5.08%) Cacti
9 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.17%) yum
9 3 (1.17%) SELinux
9 3 (1.17%) Icinga
10 2 (0.78%) Opsview
11 1 (0.39%) Nessus
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.39%) Graphite
11 1 (0.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (12.89%) Oracle
2 18 (7.03%) Red Hat
3 17 (6.64%) Rackspace
4 12 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.91%) Sun
6 7 (2.73%) VMware
7 5 (1.95%) IBM
7 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.95%) New Relic
8 4 (1.56%) Zend
9 3 (1.17%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.17%) Google
9 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.17%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.17%) Tableau
10 2 (0.78%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.78%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.78%) Palantir
10 2 (0.78%) Percona
10 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
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